Archive for December 2008

Best Part of Fall Freak Out!

The poll is closed, and the results are in – from the top best reason to the bottom best reason…

Total Votes: 26

The Inside Story on a Local Track Manufacturer

The Amusement Industry News + Notes blog had a nice article on our local track manufacturer.

When you ride a coaster designed by Bolliger and Mabillard, do you ever wonder how the track is made? Or do you think it just magically appears in the staging area to be assembled? One track builder B & M use is located in southwestern Ohio. Here is an inside look for News Plus Notes readers about this fascinating process. Our tour guide for today is Ken Miller, the General Manager of the plant. He has spent his entire career at the facility, starting by sweeping the floors. He took us through the over 152,000 square foot steel fabricating facility.

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